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all. Dying in faith has the promise of a crown of life, and nothing else; and let it be your wisdom to live as you would hope to die.
Church street, Paddington,
March 25, 1794.
TO THE READER.
It is well for us that our sovereign Father has founded Zion, and laid an elect, tried, precious, sure, and everlasting, foundation there; and has brought, and daily brings, the poor, the spiritually poor, of his people, with resignation and submission to his sovereign will, to trust in it: while those who wage impious war with God's discriminating grace, and rebel and kick at the immoveable foundation that he has laid, are led by Satan into an empty profession, in order to spy out our liberty, and bring us, if possible, into bondage. These compass Zion's walls, count her towers, observe her palaces, and mark her bulwarks, only in order to attack her invincible fortresses with the feeble force of carnal logic: and, after all the assaults that have been made, not one strong hold is brought to ruin, nor ever will be; for “God is in the midst of her, she shall not be moved.” " The Highest himself shall establish her.” Hence it is that not one of her cords have ever been loosed yet, nor shall one stake ever be moved, To the